Human Resources

Mission Statement

​​​ To Foster a Positive work environment that promotes and embraces diversity in a way that attracts, inspires and retain excellence, so that the district is successful in its mission.

"Where your personal and professional lives meet."

Human Resources​​​

Human Resources serves the faculty, staff, and employees of San José-Evergreen Community College District who are dedicated to providing educational opportunities and critical support services to our students. Our role is to attract the very best talent for our students to ensure that staff, faculty and administrators are skilled in their profession, sensitive to student needs and welcoming to all who come to San Jose-Evergreen Community College District.

Human Resources safe guards the interests of the District and promotes the professional growth, health and well-being of all our employees. We provide direct service and support to individual employees and work with our partners at the colleges and districtwide operations to create initiatives that foster the continuous development of our workforce.

The employees are the foundation upon which this District upholds its values through the dedication, leadership and understanding demonstrated by our faculty and staff.

San José-Evergreen Community College District is for the professional who is committed to opportunity, equity and social justice, and attracted to a work environment dedicated to student success. We welcome you to our community.




First contact point of Human Resources; employment verification; employment application assistance.

Human Resources Assistant


Advertisement and recruitment services; coordination of screening committee timelines, materials, process status and database tracking. Preparation, distribution, receipt and processing of job announcements and applicant materials; set up and maintenance of applicant database records.

Sonya Solorzano, Employment Services Coordinator

Samantha Vo, Human Resources Technician


Elvira Valderrama, Sr. Human Resources Specialist
Faculty and Managers: all employment services, personnel files, database records, seniority numbers, TB renewals and processing for new employees, FSA, Sabbatical, PRC, and contracts. Assistance to the Vice Chancellor: maintenance of historical records for HR Board actions. Negotiations and contract administration support. Faculty and Managers medical leaves.

Eileen Luna, Sr. Human Resources Specialist
Classified, Supervisors, and Confidential employees: all employment services, personnel files, database records, classified seniority, TB processing for new employees. Supervisor and Classified Medical Leaves.

Claudia Casillas, Human Resources Technician
Employment processing for short-term, substitute,
professional experts, student assistants and volunteers.
408-274-6700 ext. 6502

Arleene Miranda, Human Resources Specialist
HR budget, board agenda coordination, sexual Harassment and consortium training coordination, complaints coordinator.


Lisa Owen, Human Resources Analyst
Compliance, Training, Investigations, & Labor Relations.
408-274-6700 ext. 6586


Yi Xiao, Sr. Human Resources Analyst
HR information systems, classification/compensation analysis for classified, confidential, supervisory, & management positions, data reporting, salary surveys, and special projects.


Benefits Coordinator, Michelle McKay
Health & Welfare benefits for active and retired employees, Workers’ Compensation leaves: eligibility and changes; liaison for district medical plans; coordinates ADA requests.


Dianne Dudek, Associate Director, Human Resources


Victoria Simmons, Interim Chief Human Resources Officer
Human Resources administration, policies, procedures and services; collective bargaining and management training.



2016-2017 Academic Academic Calendar 2016 to 2017.pdf2016-2017 Academic Academic Calendar
2017-2018 Academic Academic Calendar 2017 to 2018.pdf2017-2018 AcademicAcademic Calendar
2018-2019 Academic Academic Calendar 2018 to 2019.pdf2018-2019 AcademicAcademic Calendar
EEO & Diversity Plan & Diversity Plan Documents
HR Organizational Chart 7-27-16 Organizational Chart 7-27-16Documents
Human Resources Program Review Resources Program ReviewDocuments
2017-2018 Holiday HolidayHoliday Calendar
2018-2019 Holiday Calendar Holiday CalendarHoliday Calendar
Redesign Report Board Presentation 5-27-14 Report - final for 5.27.14 board meeting.pdfRedesign Report Board Presentation 5-27-14Reports
District Office report 2016 - District Office.pdfDistrict OfficeStaffing Report 2016
Evergreen Valley College report 2016 - Evergreen Valley College.pdfEvergreen Valley College Staffing Report 2016
San Jose City College report 2016 - San Jose City College.pdfSan Jose City CollegeStaffing Report 2016

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